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Arduino IDE for ESP8266
Aug 03 2018 07:47
Aug 03 2018 07:49
Aug 03 2018 08:47
any idea how long it takes to propagate to the existing package_esp8266com_index.json file ?
Aug 03 2018 14:45
the json is updated as part of the release process. To see it in the IDE I think you have to restart it
Aug 03 2018 15:16
tried on windows and linux and both are still using 2.3.0, I guess there's a minimal propagation time, or maybe a human validation is required
Aug 03 2018 15:28
Got 2.4.2 without restarting IDE on win7 just went to Boards Manager and click update
Aug 03 2018 18:09
can i use a 5k pullup resistor, or is it too low?
Aug 03 2018 18:10
depends on the use case
Aug 03 2018 18:11
Aug 03 2018 18:14
that requires a long answer, but my guess is 5k will be fine.
Ohm's law also tells you that 5kOhm on a 3.3V pin draws 0.66mA. The ESP is able to deliver that.
Aug 03 2018 18:21
oh wait, current calculation is just wrong. depends on your pullup-voltage
Aug 03 2018 18:23
it was actually pulldown, sorry
it seems to work fine, i was just wondering if it's going to be bad in the long term